4.2) Assess the methods of two archaeologists whose work is discussed in this chapter. How have they recovered, reconstructed, and interpreted the material culture of the Bronze Age Aegean?
4.4) What explanations have art historians proposed for the use and cultural significance of the elegant figures of woman that have been excavated in the Cyclades?
still-wet plaster surface on which murals can be painted on.
colorfully glazed fine ceramic
delicate decoration with fine wires
dry plaster surface for murals
The application of paper-thin gold leaf.
very thin sheets of hammered gold
a metal technique in which a black sulfur alloy is rubbed into the fine lines engraved into metal.
A technique of hammering metal from the back to create a protruding image.
vessels used for pouring liquids
Girl Gathering Saffron Crocus Flowers